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Robert Griffin III To Make Appearance At ‘Draft Day Party’

The five-hour event will allow fans to watch the draft, tour FedEx Field and participate in a variety of activities, while some of the players in attendance will sign autographs.


Robert Griffin III will address the crowd at the Redskins’ annual “Draft Day Party” at FedEx Field on Saturday, April 27.

The celebration will commemorate the final day of the NFL Draft, with fans attending the event able to watch televised coverage of the last four rounds on the stadium’s video boards. Some players who attend the event will sign autographs, and attendees can also tour the Redskins’ locker room during the five-hour event.

Washington currently is scheduled to make five selections on Saturday, with two picks in the fifth round.

Tickets are not necessary, but those planning to attend are asked to fill out a form available on the team’s web site at

Griffin made his first public appearance as a member of the Redskins last season when he spoke to fans at the draft party.